Automatic Number Plate Recognition
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List of frequently used terms, abbreviations and expressions related to Automatic Number Plate Recognition.

AI Intelligence exhibited by anything, but usually computer software developed / manufactured by humans
ANPR Automatic Number Plate Recognition
ANPR Camera Camera specially designed to work with an ANPR System
ANPR Software Library A Software Library with main functionality of performing Automatic Number Plate Recognition
Automatic Car Identification Automatic Vehicle Identification
Automatic Car Recognition Automatic Vehicle Recognition
Automatic License Plate Recognition License Plate Recognition
Automatic License Recognition Automatic License Plate Recognition
Automatic Number Plate Recognition License Plate Recognition
Automatic Number Plate Recognition System An integrated computerised system desigend for license plate recognition
Automatic Parking Parking system managed without human managers, typically using ticketing machines combined with license plate recognition for automatic vehicle access and automation of payments
Automatic Plate Recognition License Plate Recognition
Automatic Registration Plate Identification License Plate Recognition
Automatic Vehicle Identification Automatic, i.e. computerised identification of vehicles, usually by automatic recognition of their license plates
Automatic Vehicle Recognition Automatic, i.e. computerised recognition of vehicles by their shape and/or by automatic recognition of their license plates
AVIS Automatic Vehicle Identification System= Vehicle Identification System
AVRS Automatic Vehicle Recognition System
Car License Identification License Plate Recognition
Car License Plate Detection and Recognition System License Plate Recognition System
Car License Plate Recognition License Plate Recognition
Car Number Ocr License Plate Recognition
Car Plate License Plate
Car Plate License Plate
Car Plate Reader Software or hardware for License Plate Recognition
Car Plate Reading License Plate Recognition
Car Plate Recognition License Plate Recognition
Car Plate Recognition License Plate Recognition
Car Recognition Automatic Vehicle Recognition
Car Surveillance System Computer system to monitor and observe vehicle movement
Carplate Recognition License Plate Recognition
CPR Car Plate Recognition
GUI Graphical User Interface. A software front-end meant to provide a graphical, attractive and easy to use interface between the user of the computer and application
Intelligent Camera Camera with integrated processing (computational) capabilites, usually an industrial PC build together with a camera
ITS Intelligent Transportation Systems. A wide range of different technologies (data input, information processing, communications, control and electronics) pplied to transportation systems to improve efficiency, save time, money and lives
Licence Plate Reader License Plate Reader
Licence Plate Recognition License Plate Recognition
License ID Reader License Plate Reader
License Plate Small size (5x11cm in Europe) plate with distinguishing alphanumeric signs attached to a vehicle. Vehicles are registered and uniquelly identified in databases by the text written on their license plate. License plate also means the alphanumeric identification sign itself.
License Plate ID License Plate Number
License Plate identification License Plate Recognition
License Plate Number The registration number on the License Plate
License Plate Reader A computer device with software or a software that reads lincese plates: performs license plate recognition.
License Plate Recognition The computerised process of converting the digital image of a vehicle's license plate into a digital ASCII text of the vehicle's registration number
License Plate Registration Number License Plate Number
License Plates Identification License Plate Recognition
LicensePlate Recognition License Plate Recognition
LPR License Plate Recognition
LPR Camera ANPR Camera
LPR Parking System Parking system equipped with license plate recognition for automation
LPR Software Library ANPR Software Library
LPR System License Plate Recognition System
LPR Unit An integrated hardware-software device for license plate recognition
Machine Learning Algorithms implemented by computer software to eanble computers to improve solving tasks by automatic analysis of large number of input data
Mobile ANPR Unit Portable, mobile integrated hardware-software device for license plate recognition
Mobile LPR Unit Mobile ANPR Unit
Motorway Road Tolling Way of funding the imporvements of highways, motorways, roads and bridges: direct payment made by motorists for the usage of particular segment of road infrastructures
Neural Networks An artificial neural network. A biologically inspired mathematical model for information processing based on a connectionist approach to computation, derivated from the examination of bioelectrical networks in the brain formed by neurons and their synapses
NPR Number Plate Recognition
Number Plate License Plate
Number Plate Identification License Plate Recognition
Number Plate Reader License Plate Reader
Number Plate Recognition License Plate Recognition
Numberplate License Plate
numberplate recognition License Plate Recognition
OCR Optical Character Recognition. Both the process of scanning text from a printed document into a digital text file and the type of software which carries this process out
Optical Character Recognition for Cars License Plate Recognition
Optical License Plate Recognition License Plate Recognition
optical plate recognition License Plate Recognition
Pattern recognition Field of science within the area of computer science. Algorithms to process digital pictures int order to extract meaningful information from them.
plate identification License Plate Recognition
Plate Number License Plate
Plate Reader License Plate Reader
Plate Recognition License Plate Recognition
Recognition Engine Core License Plate Recognition software library
Registration plate License Plate
Software Library A collection of - usually higly optimised - functions of subprograms provided to develop software programs. Functions of the software library are called/invoked from the application software
Toll Collection Motorway Road Tolling
Traffic Surveillance Monitoring traffic situations, identifying vehicles and their behaviour, gathering data pertaining to road network use/abuse for the purpose of providing assistance to emergency or services for increased safety and reduced costs.
Traffic Surveillance Technology Methods, paradigms and devices developed and used for traffic surveillance
UI User Interface. A software front-end meant to provide an interface between the user of the computer and the application
Vehicle Human created, wheeled, non-living means for motorised road transportation: cars, motorcycles, trucks, etc.
Vehicle License Plate Identification License Plate Recognition
Vehicle License Plate Reader License Plate Reader
Vehicle Numberplate Identification License Plate Recognition
Vehicle Plate Reader License Plate Reader
Vehicle Plate Recognition License Plate Recognition
Vehicle Recognition Automatic Vehicle Recognition
Vehicle Recognition System Integrated hardware-software computer devices designed and used for automatic vehicle recognition
VIN Vehicle Identification Number, the Plate Number
VIS Vehicle Identification System: computer system automatically identifying vehicles
VRS Vehicle Recognition System